Applicants should have:
- Residence in the DC-Metro area
- Flexible schedule (Octamasher events are often on weekdays)
- Valid driver's license and clean driving record
- Some understanding of musical instruments and computers
- Experience working with heavy objects and hand tools
- Self reliant, resilient and hard working attitude
- Cheerful, friendly, outgoing personality
Hours: scattered full-days of work; 1 to 3 days in a row, often including "travel days"
Private Controllerism Lessons with Moldover
December 12th, 2009
Moldover has been giving private controllerism lessons for years. Previously you'd have to catch him in his home town or on tour in your city. Now Moldover is opening up his teaching practice globally. Using Skype's new screen-sharing feature, you can study one on one with Moldover anywhere in the world. MORE INFO
Awesome Edition Albums now $39
December 10th, 2009
There are a dwindling supply of the first edition of Moldover's "Awesome" Circuit Board Albums left. The price has dropped to $39:US / $49:International. Grab them before they're gone. BUY
December 4th, 2009
Moldover's album has been nominated for an Independent Music Award. Winners are decided by judges and robots so you can't help Moldover win, BUT if you're curious to learn more or bump Moldover a little higher on the "people's choice" poll, click here.
Booking NOW: Spring and Summer Tours
December 1st, 2009
If you're interested in helping create a Moldover gig in your town, contact him.
Spring dates: Burlington VT, Boston MA, Providence RI, Hartford CT, New York City, NY, Rochester NY, Pittsburgh PA, Philadelphia PA, Baltimore MD, Washington DC, Raleigh NC, Atlanta GA, Louisville KY, and Cincinnati, OH.
Summer dates: Luxembourg, Belgium, The Netherlands, Berlin, Frankfurt, Koln, London, and Barcelona.
Circuit Board Video Goes Viral
October 24th, 2009
The dust has settled from the initial release of Moldover's album. The popular Gizmodo and Engadget blogs quickly picked up Moldover's "Circuit Board Instrument" video . The video immediately "went viral" racking up over 200,000 views in a matter of weeks! For more of the internet press surrounding the CD packaging check out the newly updated PRESS PAGE.
September 24th, 2009
Moldover is touring through the middle of November on the east coast. Check him out in Buffalo NY, Chapel Hill NC, Playa Del Fuego Festival DE, New York City NY, Redbank NJ, Ithaca NY, Chicago IL, Cincinatti OH, Columbus OH, Miami FL, Boston MA and more.
Coming in late April: It's like The Octamasher, but fancier and with blinky lights. Sweet dude.
Announcing SOUND CONTROL
February 22nd, 2009
For several years now, Moldover has been doing educational workshops interspersed with his live shows and Octamasher installs. Now he's taking it to the next level with a full-day, hands-on, interactive program called SOUND CONTROL. The first official Sound Control will be presented on March 14th in San Francisco as a Pyramind Elite Session.
New Monthly Party launched in San Francisco
January 24th, 2009
Building on the success of New York City's Warper Party, Moldover is uniting San Francisco Bay Area controllerists with a new underground monthly party called LoveTech.
In light of the fact that Moldover does a lot of crazy sh*t, we have compiled this handy "Mini History of Moldover"
- 2003: Quits playing in bands to pursue The Art of Live Remixing; using software and controllers to manipulate pre-recorded music.
- 2004: Launches "moldover.com" and releases 1000 free copies his mix-CD Live Remashing.
- 2005: Builds The Octamasher, an interactive music installation that lets people create live music with moldover's instruments as a group.
- 2006: Co-creates The Warper Party, a monthly gathering now established as the hub of live-electronic music in NYC.
- 2007: Creates controllerism.com to establish a community of controllerists in the spirit of openly sharing information and collectively developing the craft.
- 2008: Completes his first album of original music composed, performed, produced, and mixed, entirely by himself.
Album Completed: Listen To "Say It"
December 5th, 2008
Moldover's new album IS FINISHED. It's now on it's way to the hands of important people at important companies making important decisions. In the mean time have a listen to the first single, entitled "SAY IT". (see player at the bottom of this page)
December 4th, 2008
Moldover has completed building a better toaster
End of the Red Tape
November 22nd, 2008
In late 2005 Moldover composed a full-length soundtrack for a videogame called "Snow". Production on the project was cancelled just months before it's release because of circumstances surrounding the infamous Grand Theft Auto "Hot Coffee" controversy. After years of legal battles with the game's publisher, Moldover has finally regained the rights to license the Snow Soundtrack for use in film and television. Music publishers interested in receiving a copy can contact Moldover here
October 9th, 2008
Moldover is building a better toaster.
September 30th, 2008
Moldover roams to exotic lands this October including NYC, Paris, Luxembourg and Chatanooga Tennessee! Details Here
The Octamasher Goes to College
September 26th, 2008
Moldover's Octamasher is now represented at colleges and universities exclusively by Auburn Moon Agency
After almost two years with countless performances and NO sound recordings, Moldover is finally releasing a new mix. "Live at BassWerks LA 1-17-08" (recorded thanks to Momo The Monster) has been posted to the Downloads section. The Moldover mix archive (going back to 2005!) has also been opened. Download Mixes Here
July 29 - Aug 8: Beat Riders, Huntsville TX Aug 27 - Sept 1: Burning Man, Black Rock City NV Sept 13: BigTune, Brooklyn, NY Sept 29: Love Fest, San Francisco CA Oct 2-3: Private Party, Madison WI Oct 20-21: Sound Sessions, Charlotte NC
Moldover has released a recording of his performance at the Bushwick Art Project from 11-12-2005. It is currently available exclusively as a streaming MP3: Moldover's Winamp-AOL page
Moldover in the press
January 11th, 2006
Check out a slew of new interviews, reviews and articles surrounding Live Remashing. PRESS
Meet The Octa-Masher
December 4th, 2005
Moldover's interactive audio installation, "The Octa-Masher", debuted at this year's Burning Man Festival. You can read about it in this month's Keyboard Magazine, check out pictures and MP3s from Burning Man, or be part of it's default-world debut at the Warper party in NYC on the 13th!
"Scarface" the Video Game?
October 31st, 2005
Moldover's first full-length original soundtrack is done!
45 minutes of original instrumental funk, disco, metal, classic rock, electro and hip-hop.
Check out Snow (Frog City/Take 2 Interactive) on PC, X-Box and Play Station Portable this spring.
NEW Live Mix posted
August 28th, 2005
Moldover at Galapagos 7-31-05. Download the MP3 HERE.
August 11th, 2005
Jordan Rudess of Dream Theater has just launched his own online music
magazine called "Accent". Moldover is writing the electronic
music column beginning with a series of articles on live performance with electronics.
Here is your chance to get the full scoop on Moldover's tech-tricks. accent.jordanrudess.com
July 11th, 2005
July is hot and so is NYC's live music scene. My literary skills may be luke-warm at best, but you can experience the inferno that is Moldover this Sunday at Pianos, three days next week at the OASIS Arts Festival, or on the 31st with Conduit at Galapagos Artspace. Check out the Live page for all the details.
Live Internet-Radio Broadcast
June 25th, 2005
Moldover will be playing his first live, world wide accessible internet set this Saturday! Tune in and grab the live stream from the Conduit loft party in Brooklyn NY, followed by our sister SanFran party, "Beta". The show schedule, streaming web-link, and details on the actual party are right here.
US tour over
June 2nd, 2005
Moldover has returned from his rock-star exploits to the city he calls home. Personal tour pix are posted here. Be sure to check out his experimental Remashing shows at the Conduit party on the 7th or Jell-O Wrestling on the 12th.
Moldover on tour with Sarah Fimm
May 9th, 2005
Moldover is backing up this electronic rock band on guitar and keys in 13 major cities across the US. Go to Sarah Fimm's website for tour dates. Also check out the headliner, Peter Murphy from Bauhaus.
Join Moldover's circle of virtual friends on MySpace.com and be a part of this growing internet-based community.
Brand New Website
March 21, 2005
Moldover.com is here! This site is being designed by Nashville musician/writer Matthew Ebel. You can check out his other website designs at www.matthewebel.com/webdesign.
Sarah Fimm remix online
February 22, 2005
"Be Like Water"; Profound words from Kung Fu Master Bruce Lee find re-interpretation in the first single from Sarah Fimm's second record. Moldover has sliced and diced Sarah's vocals to re-reinterpret these words in an epic remix, now available as streaming audio here.
The Interstellar Remix Wagon Mini-documentary online
January 10, 2005
Ever wonder what it takes to put a forty-person dance party, complete with live music and video projection, on wheels? Ever wonder what it takes to get that party from Washington DC to an art festival in the middle of the Nevada desert with 30,000 friends? Moldover wondered the same thing. Videos, photos, tech-notes and personal memoirs from his first Burning Man project are now online.
Jennifer Matthews album cancelled
October 13, 2004
The bad news: due to technical difficulties, Moldover will no longer be producing or playing guitar for Jennifer's new record. The good news: Moldover has finished three unauthorized mixes from the original tracks with the original line-up. Listen to what might have been here.
The Emphatics, Flexible Deviance CD release party announced
April 14 13, 2004
On one single night, three colossal forces collide: Amateur Female Jell-O Wrestling, The Emphatics first rooftop concert, and Moldover's birthday-bash. If you won't be around for the party, you can still buy a copy of The Emphatics: Flexible Deviance.